Gallery Archive

Puffin presents a selection of images from several of our past gallery exhibitions. We strive to bring thoughtful, socially-relevant, and provocative arts programming to all of the surrounding communities of our diverse area in the form of art exhibitions, music, dance, theater, author interviews, workshops, film series, lectures, and dialogues.

Armistice Day, 2018

November 10, 2018

On November 11th, the world celebrates the 100th anniversary of the day the guns fell silent on the Western Front and fighting ended in a War to End All Wars. The Puffin Cultural Forum in conjunction with Frontline Arts//PCNJ commemorates Armistice Day, an exhibition of artists and their works created with hope Read More

UnAmerica

September 16, 2018

The national debate surrounding the important issue of immigration policy is reaching a fever pitch. UnAmerica takes an unflinching look at the nature of dialogue or lack thereof surrounding much needed immigration reform. As the 2018 midterm elections take shape artists lend their creative voices to bring out perspectives, questions, Read More

Givat Haviva’s “Through Others’ Eyes”

July 2, 2018

The Puffin Cultural presents Through Others Eyes, a photography exhibition featuring works by Arab and Jewish Israeli teenagers. The exhibition is the final event of a larger program organized by Givat Haviva, a non-profit organization dedicated to integrating society in Israel. Arab and Jewish children rarely come into contact as Read More

Birds, Buds, & Beyond

May 12, 2018

A selection of photographs features the best of the best works of the dedicated members of Puffin Camera Club and instructor/photographer Rachel Banai. They have captured the beauty of the nature landscape hidden in plain sight all around us. Exhibition features best works of nature hidden in plain site. Photorealism Read More

Negotiations

March 11, 2018

Curated by artist Alana MacDougall, Negotiations opens a discussion of gender, sensuality, vulnerability and unbalanced power dynamics – topics that are at the forefront of our political and personal consciousness. Policy makers seek to reinforce traditional gender roles, disadvantage women, and oppress minority communities. As the personal is pulled into Read More

Green Perspectives

December 1, 2017

Visual artists have shaped policy and greater culture since the 60’s. Puffin Cultural Forum explores the role of artists in advocacy for the environment. Organizations and individual artists engaging local, national, and international environmental issues and the narrative behind these efforts are featured in the exhibit. Works from NJ environmental Read More

Unnatural Election

September 24, 2017

Originally an online project entitled, “Unnatural Election: Artists Respond to the 2016 US Presidential Election,” artist and creator Andrea Arroyo curated a diverse selection of works by artists reacting to the political, social impact of the 2016 election. Selected works speak to emerging challenges and issues of social justice that Read More

Givat Haviva’s Through Others’ Eyes

July 3, 2017

Inspirational photographic exhibition under the auspices of Givat Haviva, a non-profit educational institute in Israel, highlights works created by Arab and Jewish Israeli high school students and women working together. July 3-31, Read More

Puffin Camera Club Annual Exhibition

May 6, 2017

The annual exhibition of the Puffin Camera Club will be on view from May 6th to June 26th. Selection of photographs features the best of the best works of the dedicated member of Puffin Camera Club who have captured the beauty of the Teaneck Creek Conservancy. May 6- June 26, Read More

Where We Are

March 12, 2017

The current state of feminism and women’s rights is experiencing momentous flux in both regress and progress. In the face of the current tumultuous social, political, and cultural climate, there is an explosion of artistic expression, giving voice and life to arts and activism. Puffin Cultural Forum presents “Where We Read More